• General Dynamics Professor of Aerospace Engineering
  • Department Head, Department of Ocean Engineering
  • Chief Scientist, ASTRO Center
  • Faculty Advisor, High Altitude Balloon Club
Sharath Girimaji

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Cornell University, 1990
  • M.S., Cornell University, 1986
  • B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India, 1983

Awards & Honors

  • 2010 Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Fellow, Texas A&M University
  • 2007 Dow Chemical Fellow, Texas A&M University
  • 2006 Brockett Professor, Texas A&M University
  • 2006 Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Fellow, Texas A&M University
  • 2001 Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Special Research Fellow, Texas A&M University

Selected Publications

  • B. M. Riley, J.C. Richard and S. S. Girimaji. Magnetic Field Effects on Axis-Switching and Instabilities in Rectangular Plasma Jets. Flow Turbulence and Combustion. Vol. 82 (3) pp.375-390 (2009).
  • B. Basara, S. S. Girimaji, S. Jakirlic, F. Aldudak and M. Schrefl. Experiments and calculations relevant to aerodynamic effects during highway passing maneuvers. Lecture notes in applied and computational mechanics. Vol. 41, pp 433- 446 (2009)
  • K. C. Lee, S. S. Girimaji and J. Kerimo. Effect of compressibility on Z. Xie and S. S. Girimaji. Linear stability of Poiseulle flow at extreme Mach numbers: Linear Analysis and Simulations. Physical Review E 89 (4), 043001 (2014).
  • R. Srinivasan and S. S. Girimaji. Partially-Averaged Navier-Stokes (PANS) of high-speed mixing environments. Journal of Fluids Engineering DOI. 10.1115/1.4026234. To appear (2014).
  • S. S. Girimaji and A. Ibrahim. Advanced Quasi-Steady State Approximation for chemical kinetics. Journal of Fluids Engineering 136 (3), 031201 (2014).